Daily Archive: May 30, 2013

May 30

A better environment with the Grand Prix du Canada (10)

New initiative by the organization and its partner

Grand Prix F1 du Canada 2013Use of recycled and recyclable materials and tree planting thanks to a partnership between Cascades and F1 Grand Prix du Canada Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

BRP and the F1 Grand Prix du Canada: A Perfect Fit

“We are very pleased to have BRP as a partner this year”  – François Dumontier

BRPBRP (TSX: DOO) is making its debut at the Formula One (F1) Grand Prix du Canada on June 7-8-9, 2013 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal, Québec.

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May 30

The mechanics behind Etienne Borgeat

Mental Visualization at the Forefront of Preparation

13-05-25_0034It took 12 years for Etienne Borgeat’s parents to understand the racing world. His father, a psychiatrist, and mother, a psychologist, could not quite grasp the engineering mechanics, but certainly understood the brain mechanics. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Série ACT to open this Saturday at St-Eustache

The ACT 100 will kick off the 2013 Série ACT season

2012-09-16_0354After a rainout last weekend at Autodrome Montmagny, Série ACT will get underway this Saturday, June 1 with the season opening event at Autodrome St-Eustache in St-Eustache, QC. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Auto GP set for Round 4 at Silverstone

Auto GP is lining-up at the Northamptonshire venue

AutoGPThe Auto GP championship is set for round 4 of the 2013 season as Teams and Drivers are ready to line-up for the first time at Silverstone.

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May 30

Campana and Crestani with Ibiza Racing in Silverstone

Ibiza Racing Team is ready for the british round of the Auto GP World Series

Ibiza Racing Team logoIn Silverstone, the renowned home of british motor racing, the championship will hold the 4th race weekend of the 2013 season, and the Spanish team will tackle it with a revised line-up. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Matthew Latifi readies for return to karting action

Gianfranco Mazzaferro readies for first junior race in Canada

Matthew Latifi“Productive opening to 2013 season sees second year Micro Max racer complete a strong Florida Winter Tour as he prepares for the Eastern Canadian Karting Challenge.” Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Domenicali, Alonso tip Ferrari to bounce back

Stefano Domenicali has tipped Ferrari to bounce back in Canada next weekend.

2013-05-25 - Scuderia Ferrari - Monaco - Fernando Alonso (4)Off the back of his Barcelona win, Fernando Alonso struggled in the Principality last weekend, qualifying sixth and finishing just seventh. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

F1 ‘no place for Grosjean to practice’ – Salo

“Grosjean is incredibly fast, but too prone to error for this series.”

Grosjean-Boullier - photo © JEAN MICHEL LE MEUR - DPPI Romain Grosjean’s days in F1 could be numbered, according to former driver and Finnish pundit Mika Salo. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Wolff not talking about ‘secret test’ consequences

“I think it’s not up to us to talk about sanctions or to express concerns”

2013-02-07 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Jerez - Toto Wolff 01Mercedes director and team co-owner Toto Wolff is refusing to say he is worried about potential penalties as a result of the secret Pirelli tyre test. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Hamilton identifies brakes as main problem

“The setup and the brakes are very different to what I was used to”

2013-05-23 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Monaco - Lewis Hamilton 01Lewis Hamilton’s main problem as he grapples to get up to speed with Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg is the W04 car’s brakes, it has emerged. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

The Williams F1 Team and Mercedes-Benz announce long-term engine partnership

Williams confirms ‘long term’ Mercedes deal

08 - Williams F1The Williams F1 Team (Ticker: WGF1) and Mercedes-Benz are pleased to announce the signature of a long-term engine partnership from the 2014 Formula One World Championship season onwards.  Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Renault content with loss of customer Williams

“Three or up to four teams is the ideal for us”

Renault Sport F1 logoRenault on Thursday indicated it can cope with the loss of F1 engine customer Williams. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Teams must agree to Pirelli tweak race debut

“(The Canada test) gives everyone a chance to test them”

2013-05-23 - Pirelli - Monaco 02F1 teams will still have to agree to the introduction of altered tyres at Silverstone late next month. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

F1 ‘a bunch of politics’ – Castroneves

“Every sport has politics, but it’s so bad.”

2012-07-07 TorontoIndy Gail 038Three-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves has slammed formula one for being “all politics”. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Report links Ford with F1 return

Ford bought Sir Jackie Stewart’s team in 1999, rebranding it Jaguar Racing

2013-01-17-0719German-language publication Speed Week has named Ford as a potential candidate to return to formula one after the new V6 rules debut in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Auer wants to gain ground in his home meeting

Auer has fond memories of his first Formula 3 appearance at home in Austria

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThis weekend, the 28-driver field of the 2013 FIA Formula 3 European Championship will meet at the Red Bull Ring for the series’ only race weekend on Austrian soil. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Ghinzani Motorsport to field rookie Kevin Giovesi at Silverstone

Fourth round of the 2013 Auto GP championship

Auto GP - Kevin GiovesiThis weekend at Silverstone, is set to feature a fresh new addition as Ghinzani Motorsport will be running a second car for Kevin Giovesi. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Stoffel Vandoorne aiming for home win

Vandoorne will be keen to return to the top of the podium

After the season’s opening five races at Monza, Motorland Aragon and Monaco, Kevin Magnussen (DAMS) and Stoffel Vandoorne (Fortec Motorsports) have broken away at the top of the standings, with the Dane 14 points ahead after taking fourth place at Monaco, where his title rival could only finish ninth. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 30

Superstars World set for debut race at Slovakiaring

Mercedes ace Vitantonio Liuzzi previews round 3

Superstars - Tonio LiuzziThe Superstars International Series is ready to be back on-track. After the series’ successful outing at Brno, Teams and Drivers are ready to line-up for the first time at Slovakia Ring on the next 9th of June. Read the rest of this entry »

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